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30/07/2018

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IT'IS Researcher Wins IEC "1906 Award"

IT'IS Foundation researcher Dr. Andreas Christ has been named a recipient of the 2018 IEC "1906 Award", in recognition of his exceptional achievements in the development of international standards.

 
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22/07/2018

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IT'IS Changes Domain Name to dot(.)swiss!

Another important milestone in Z43 history: IT'IS is proud to announce the introduction of our brand-new domain name www.itis.swiss!

 
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16/07/2018

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"Brown Bag Lunch" Seminar Series Special Guest Dr. Jeffrey Fong

On Wednesday July 11, Dr. Jeffrey Fong of the National Institute of Standards & Technology (NIST) in Gaithersburg MD, USA, visited IT'IS as a guest speaker in the Brown Bag Lunch Seminar series with a talk on "Uncertainty Quantification Tools for Brain Metrology and an Application to the Multimodal Imaging-Based Detailed Anatomical (MIDA) Head-Neck Model."

 
Zurich 43 Hosts Meeting of NEUROMAN Project Partners
11/07/2018

Zurich 43 Hosts Meeting of NEUROMAN Project Partners

Zurich 43 was the site of a meeting of the NEUROMAN project partners on Tuesday, July 10, with attendees from the IT'IS Foundation, ZMT Zurich Medtech AG, Ajou University School of Medicine, Dongguk University College of Medicine, DYMSTEC, and HCTM.

Bryn Lloyd, IT'IS Virtual Population (ViP) Project Leader, opened the meeting with an introduction to the project's curation, segmentation, registration, and functionalization activities. Silvia Farcito and Eveline Huber continued with a more detailed discussion of the curation and tissue segmentation processes, and Antonino Cassará discussed applications of neurophysiology modeling in whole body models. Prof. Min Suk Chung of Ajou University provided an update on the general progress of the academic project partners, and Dr. Beom Sun Chung showed averaged models of the Visible Korean Human (VKH) and a plan to generate new data on the human head. Dr. Jin Seo Park of Dongguk University presented sectioned images and 3D models of the monkey whole body and of the VKH. Andrea (CK) Yeom, DYMSTEC Sales Manager for information and communication technology (ICT), wrapped up the meeting with an exploration of ideas for how the findings of NEUROMAN might be commercialized in the future.

After an intense afternoon of presentations and discussions, the participants enjoyed dinner at Restaurant Hermanseck.

Many thanks to all for a productive meeting!

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NEUROMAN meeting in session

AnatomyComic

The Korean partners shared copies of the collected Anatomy Comic Strips – developed as a study aid for anatomy students – that have been translated into English


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09/07/2018

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Niels Kuster Presents Keynote Lecture on IoT at Symposium Co-Organized by the AUDEN Group and the IEEE EMC Chapter

IT'IS Director Niels Kuster presented presented keynote lectures on “EM Evaluation and Optimization of IoT Systems: Standards, Software and Instrumentations” and “Workflow for Demonstration of Compliance of Transmitters Operating above 10 GHz” at a symposium on IoT co-organized by the AUDEN Group and the IEEE EMC Chapter in Taipei on July 4, 2018.

 
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04/07/2018

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"Brown Bag Lunch" Seminar Series Special Guest Prof Sean Hill

Sean Hill, Professor at the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine visited IT'IS as a guest speaker in the Brown Bag Lunch Seminar series with a talk on "The Multiscale Brain: Linking Genes, Brain States, Behavior and the Clinic."

 
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30/06/2018

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IT’IS Paper Selected for the June 2018 Cover of Veterinary and Comparative Oncology

A paper co-authored by several researchers of the IT’IS Foundation, “Novel hyperthermia applicator system allows adaptive treatment planning: Preliminary clinical results in tumour-bearing animal”, is on the cover of the June 2018 issue of the June 2018 issue of the journal.

 
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19/06/2018

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Perfusion Phantom Debut at ISMRM-ESMRBM 2018 in Paris

IT’IS showcased the new perfusion phantom designed for the EU-EMPIR project “Metrology for multi-modality imaging of impaired tissue perfusion” before the official opening of the ISMRM-ESMRMB 2018 joint meeting.

 
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08/06/2018

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Update from the Recent Meeting of IEC TC106 and ICES TC34 in Paris

Thanks to the tireless efforts of IEC TC106 and ICES TC34, the aggressive schedule to complete exposure assessment standards for 5G and Internet of Things (IoT) communication technologies continues to be maintained.